color - Art 100 Instructor Grambo Color Oct 5 2010 I Color...

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Art 100 Instructor: Grambo Color Oct. 5, 2010 I. Color A. Hue: color; the visual sensation created by specific parts of the visible spectrum enabling us to label it, for example, as red or blue B. Prism: a transparent object with triangular ends, usually made of glass, which separates white light passed through it into the visible spectrum C. Refraction: deflection of light from a straight path, as by passing it through a medium such as water D. Visible Spectrum: 1.) segment of the spectrum of electromagnetic energy that excites the eyes and produces visual sensations arranged in order to form wavelengths; 2.) Light that you can see! II. Color Wheel A. Color Wheel: traditional wheel for representing colors of pigments (Usually 12 colors with 3 primary, 3 secondary and 6 tertiary colors) B. Primary Colors: colors of pigment that cannot be created by other colors (red, yellow, blue); colors of light that cannot be made by mixing other lights (red, green and blue) C. Secondary Colors: colors made by mixing the primary colors
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